IBM® Cloud Identity Connect is an Identity-as-a-Service (IDaaS) solution that enables you to extend the robust capabilities of enterprise IAM technology to cloud and native applications in minutes. Built on and for the cloud, IBM Cloud Identity Connect addresses the needs of IT, end users and LoB managers, enabling organizations to reinforce security while increasing management efficiencies and providing users with uncomplicated access to the applications they need to be productive.

IBM Cloud Identity Connect also includes the full capabilities of IBM Security Access Manager for hybrid and on-premises access management. Organizations already deploying IBM Security Access Manager can integrate easily—in only seconds—with IBM Cloud Identity Connect for a nondisruptive extension of robust IAM technology across the full spectrum of cloud and on-premises applications. IBM Security Access Manager users can continue to support on-premises applications as they transition to the cloud.

IBM Cloud Identity Connect:

  • Simplifies employee access to on-premises and cloud applications with single sign-on (SSO) through a corporate launch pad
  • Saves IT time and reduces your dependence on Identity and Access Management (IAM) skills with connections to thousands of popular cloud applications
  • Streamlines access control by enabling IT to delegate application access manage- ment to line-of-business (LoB) managers
  • Helps protect your IAM investment and reduce risk by extending enterprise access policies to the cloud

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IBM Cloud Identity Connect Features:

Login with a Single Sign-On

Eliminate username and password hassles. Sign into all your applications with a single set of login credentials, allowing one-click access to browser, mobile and on-premises applications

Enhance Security with Multi-Factor Authentication

Enhance security by creating custom policies. Infuse multiple user authentication types for stronger security with IBM Verify

Empower Managers to Control Access with Delegation

Reduce time and skill dependencies on IT. Delegate the responsibility of application ownership to line of business managers, empowering them to provide their employees with faster access to applications

Ease Hybrid Deployment with Integration

One click activation with IBM Security Access Manager enables organizations to protect existing on-premise investment and bridge easily to the cloud. Integrate with On-Premises directories such as AD/LDAP

Gain Insight into App Risk & Usage with Dashboard

Evaluate and understand cloud application risks via risk score, compliance data, and URL locations. Gain insight into cloud application usage information highlighting SSO connections, and successful or failed logins

Find Apps Easily With Application Launch Pad

Conveniently find, view and access all your applications from a central location. A launchpad that unifies all apps, both on-premises and in the cloud

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